23 Oct 2020
--- Throughout the global COVID-19 pandemic, PackagingInsights is dedicated to bringing its readers all the latest and most relevant industry updates. Visit this daily news feed for the coronavirus information and insights you... Read More
21 Oct 2020
--- CCL Industries, producer of WashOff Labels, is expecting the German Packaging Act and other impending European packaging legislation to boost demand for its recycling and reuse-supporting label and sleeve solutions.
20 Oct 2020
--- Following its exhibition at CPhI’s virtual trade show, Gerresheimer is aiming to adapt its entire communication for the digital world and “make it attractive for its customers.” The Germany-based glass and... Read More
16 Oct 2020
--- US-headquartered Berlin Packaging, a supplier of glass, plastic and metal containers and closures, is acquiring Vinkova, a Dutch supplier of food and beverage glass packaging solutions. Vinkova is the latest acquisition in... Read More
16 Oct 2020
--- In packaging news this week, Siegwerk, a leading global provider of printing inks for packaging applications and labels, joined the HolyGrail 2.0 recycling initiative. This smart technology could revolutionize the sorting of... Read More
14 Oct 2020
--- Momentive Technologies’ Pur Q fused quartz vials for pharmaceutical packaging will be supplied in Italian glass pharmaceutical packaging company Stevanato Group’s EZ-fill format.
09 Oct 2020
--- Encirc glass container manufacturer and Glass Futures industry research and technology organization are partnering on a landmark project to create “the world’s most sustainable glass bottle.” In 2021,... Read More
09 Sep 2020
--- PepsiCo is trialling products encoded with invisible digital watermarks for more effective recycling. The technology is pegged as the “holy grail” that will make mechanical sorting more efficient.
21 Aug 2020
--- In packaging news this week, Heineken UK replaced the plastic ring on its multipack cans with cardboard alternatives, while Ardagh’s 16 oz cans featured in Adrenaline Shoc’s latest “performance... Read More
14 Aug 2020
--- Diageo, producer of Johnnie Walker, Smirnoff and Guinness, has met its 2020 greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions targets, delivering on its commitment to reduce absolute GHG emissions by 50 percent. The British multinational... Read More
07 Aug 2020
--- In packaging news this week, Indian packaging giant Uflex launched a moisture-resistant paper-based tube pack that reduces plastic dependency by 50-70 percent across a range of oral care and cosmetic applications. Also,... Read More
06 Aug 2020
--- Mondi Group has issued its H1 results flagging a dip in revenue from the same period last year. This was attributed to lower average selling prices across its key paper grades, offsetting good volume growth in Corrugated... Read More
04 Aug 2020
--- Sleep wellness brand Proper has launched a family of four sleep-aid supplements and a personalized coaching app to support US consumers’ slumber. The packaging design was given a “clinical feel” to help... Read More
31 Jul 2020
--- In packaging news this week, Crown debuted Twentyby30, a robust program that outlines twenty measurable environmental, social and governance (ESG) goals to be completed by 2030 or sooner. The program identifies five distinct... Read More
28 Jul 2020
--- Marking a significant stride in zero waste beauty packaging, Armani Beauty has unveiled a refillable perfume bottle for the latest addition to its olfactory family. The high-end brand’s latest fragrance launch, dubbed... Read More
16 Jul 2020
--- Owens-Illinois (O-I) Glass has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Australia and New Zealand (ANZ) business unit to Visy Industries (Visy), one of the world’s largest privately-owned packaging and resource... Read More
13 Jul 2020
--- The alcoholic beverage packaging sector is taking cues from digitalization on how to make products shine on shelf, build engaging brand-consumer relationships and deliver on environmental sustainability targets. In this Part... Read More
10 Jul 2020
--- In packaging news this week, Danone mineral water brand evian introduced a 100 percent recycled and recyclable, label-free 400 ml bottle that will launch in France this month. The launch comes after the brand achieved carbon... Read More
10 Jul 2020
--- The alcohol beverage packaging sector has undergone more change in the past decade than in its entire history. From wine in tin cans to spirits in aseptic cartons, the space is ripe with diversified solutions that adapt to... Read More
08 Jul 2020
--- Australia-headquartered Amcor has published results from its latest research into consumer perceptions of environmental sustainability and packaging. The proprietary insights offer an understanding of evolving preferences,... Read More